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Imigration and Steamship Photos

1862-1927


1987.62.48
Mystic Seaport Num: 1987.62.48
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Franconia

Steamship Line: Cunard Line Built: John Brown & Co., Glasgow Year Built: 1922
Routes: Liverpool-NY; (London)-Southampton-NY; Liverpool-Quebec; Southampton-Havre-Quebec
Passengers:1st class: 330; 2nd class: 420; 3rd class: 950
History:Frequently used as cruise ship. Served as British troopship in WWII. Resumed regular service in June 1949. Scrapped in 1957.
Machinery:Twin-screw, 16.5 knots
Masts and funnels:2 masts, 1 funnel